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Financial Literacy in the Classroom

Financial Literacy in the Classroom

At Discovery Education we’re eager to learn about and stay ahead of trends in education. Financial literacy is one topic that we’ve noticed being talked about more and more in education circles. We’d like to get an understanding of how financial literacy is currently being taught (or not taught) among our community members.  If you have 10 minutes,

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September 2014: Literacies for the digital age: Financial literacy

I have identified thirteen literacies important for students to master, which you can see below.  Lisa Nielsen, in her blog post “Should the new math be financial literacy?” states “we have lost focus on preparing young people for what will matter in their real lives. If the education system were to provide some financial literacy

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Holiday spending can spark discussions on financial literacy

From the commercials to the billboards, holiday shopping (and spending) can often spark great conversations with students.  If you’re looking to start a financial literacy conversation with your students during this time of year, or if you want to share some great curriculum resources with parents, take a look at one of our partners in

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